Learning Through the Arts uses arts-based, creative learning techniques to teach core subjects. As part of our continuing education efforts, Women & Their Work has made the following lesson plans available for download.
The lesson plans are divided up by subject. Each subject list indicates the grade level of the lesson plan under the title. Click "show" to see a list of lessons under the subject, and then "view" to see the complete lesson, which will open in a new window. Feel free to use these in your classroom, and we appreciate any feedback you can offer us.
Coffee Mountain: Painting Landscapes Using Color Words!
Complete Sentence Dance
Create Your Own Bingo!
DIY Place Value Number and Vocabulary Letters
Drawing Mental Images
Enchanted (root) Word Forest: Prefix and Suffix Poet-Tree!
Leaves in the wind!
Magic Carpet Character Bag of Conclusions
Make your own soundtrack
Multiple Meanings Pictionary
P.I.E. Throwing Contest!
Show Your Point of View!
The Life of Cesar Chavez - Narrative Pantomime and Stage Pictures
Transitional Word Plays
Treasure Hunting for Complete Sentences
Two Ways to "Draw" Similes!
Valentine's Day Storytelling